Born 22 May 1948
Marriage: Married, 2 children.
Occupation: Navy, Union Official
Education: St Brendan's PS 1958-63. Sailsbury HS Brisbane 1963-65.
Career: Permanent member, Royal Australian Navy 1965-80. Plant operator, steel mill 1980-89. Union Leader 1989-1998. Honours: Aust. Active Service Medal. Vietnam Logistic & Support Medal. Aust. Service Medal. Member: Australian Workers' Union, HMAS Cerberus Golf Club, Richmond Football Club. Interests: golf, football, movies and ancient history.
Party: Australian Labor Party
Party Note: Delegate: ALP National Conference, ALP State Conference.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLC||Chelsea||18 September 1999||24 November 2006|
|MLC||South-Eastern Metropolitan||25 November 2006||26 November 2010|
Appointments: President of the Legislative Council December 2006-December 2010. Committee Service: Environment and Natural Resources Cttee and House Cttee 1999-2002. Chair, Family and Community Development Cttee 2003-06. Chair, LC Standing Orders Cttee since 2007. House Cttee since 2007.
*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.